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It’s Monday! What Am I Doing?

My Thoughts Thus Far:

First things first, I’d like to address how much fun I’ve had reading and reviewing these books. It’s been my favorite thing to do all semester long and I always look forward to blogging. Because reading these books were a part of my homework it forced me to keep a strict timetable in order to submit my assignments in time. The pace was pretty writing intensive, but in the end, it was really easy to follow.

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I’m Crazy for “Psycho”

Psycho

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Title: Psycho

Author: Robert Bloch

Page Number: 175

Synopsis:

This novel features a young woman, Mary Crane, on the run after stealing $40,000 from the office where she worked as a secretary. Mary stops to rest at the Bates motel, where she encounters Norman Bates and his hostile Mother. There is something off about the duo, could it just be the fact that her suspicions are heightened by the stolen money, or is there something seriously sinister afoot.

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My Thoughts “Under the Harrow”

sUnder The Harrow

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Title: Under The Harrow

Author: Flynn Berry

Page number: 219

Synopsis:

This book focuses on Nora, as she is on her way to visit her sister. When she arrives, her sister and dog have both been brutally murdered. Although the police are working on the case, Nora finds herself doing some investigation of her own. As she uncovers information about her sister, she finds out that everything is not as it seems.

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Organising My Thoughts “On Writing”

on-writing

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Title: On Writing

Author: Stephen King

What page am I on? 284

Synopsis:

At first glance, this book may seem like it can be completely explained through the title of the book. It is a novel “on writing” written by Stephen King. However, the actual book is so much more than that. It is a series of detailed and intricate flashes of King’s past, mixed with perspective changing tips that will should any writer.

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It’s Monday! What am I Reading?

Monday Updates

on-writing

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Title: On Writing

Author: Stephen King

What page am I on? 56 of 284

Synopsis:

At first glance, this book may seem like it can be completely explained through the title of the book. It is a novel “on writing” written by Stephen King. However, the actual book is more like a series of detailed and intricate flashes of King’s past. It offers the reader encouraging and useful tips on developing the skill of writing.

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A Few More Facts About Myself

For my new readers, I want to introduce myself. I’m Jasmine a college student who is majoring in education.  My dream is to become and English/Literature teacher, teaching students anywhere from middle school to college. In the previous post, you’ll see mainly fiction writings of the romance or thriller genre (which are my two favourite genres) as well as movie reviews.

Because I am re-starting up this blog, I figured it would be courteous to re-introduce myself A) for my current readers and B) for my new readers who want to get to know me. So, without further ado, here are ten random facts about myself that you never asked for!

1. My favourite fictional creature is a mermaid. I love everything about them from their magical colours to their homes under the sea. If I could be any creature real or fake, it would be a mermaid!

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2. I love shades of purple, pink, and blue.

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To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often – Winston Churchill

Hello everybody! So, I noticed I have some new readers and I just wanted to reintroduce myself. I’m Jasmine, a dual-enrollment student in the eleventh grade. I hope to become and english/literature teacher, teaching students anywhere from middle school to college.

I started Hopeless Romantic for my english class and I decided to continue it over the winter break. No, I didn’t fail my English class and I don’t have to re-take it, I’m taking the next course. But, when this course is over I hope to keep blogging anyway. Continue reading To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often – Winston Churchill